Thomas Martin, MD

Hematologist

A leading expert in hematology-oncology, Dr. Thomas Martin is the associate director of the Myeloma Program and director of the Unrelated Donor Transplantation Programs for adults at UCSF Medical Center. He is also clinical research director of hematologic malignancies, or blood cancers, at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. His research interests include developing treatments for myeloma and leukemia as well as expanding the use of bone marrow transplants. He has a special interest in umbilical cord blood transplants and is involved in efforts to improve the outcomes following unrelated donor transplants.

Martin earned an undergraduate degree at Cornell University and a medical degree at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, Conn. After a medical residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, Calif., He completed fellowships in hematology-oncology at UCSF, where he was promoted to an adjunct professor of medicine, division of hematology and oncology. In 1999, he joined MD Anderson Cancer Center as an assistant professor of medicine. In 2001, he rejoined the faculty at UCSF, where he is a clinical professor of medicine.

Clinics

Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant
400 Parnassus Ave., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Existing Patients: (415) 353-2421
New Patients: (415) 353-2051
Fax: (415) 353-2467

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Thomas Martin

Additional Languages

Spanish

Education

University of Connecticut, School of Medicine 1989

Residencies

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Internal Medicine 1992

Fellowships

UCSF Hematology/Oncology Division, Hematology/Oncology 1996

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Le Moigne R, Aftab BT, Djakovic S, Dhimolea E, Valle E, Murnane M, King EM, Soriano F, Menon MK, Wu ZY, Wong ST, Lee GJ, Yao B, Wiita AP, Lam C, Rice J, Wang J, Chesi M, Bergsagel PL, Kraus M, Driessen C, Kiss von Soly S, Yakes FM, Wustrow D, Shawver L, Zhou HJ, Martin TG, Wolf JL, Mitsiades CS, Anderson DJ, Rolfe M. The p97 Inhibitor CB-5083 Is a Unique Disrupter of Protein Homeostasis in Models of Multiple Myeloma. Mol Cancer Ther. 2017 11; 16(11):2375-2386.
  2. Vogl DT, Martin TG, Vij R, Hari P, Mikhael JR, Siegel D, Wu KL, Delforge M, Gasparetto C. Phase I/II study of the novel proteasome inhibitor delanzomib (CEP-18770) for relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma. Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 08; 58(8):1872-1879.
  3. Sherbenou DW, Aftab BT, Su Y, Behrens CR, Wiita A, Logan AC, Acosta-Alvear D, Hann BC, Walter P, Shuman MA, Wu X, Atkinson JP, Wolf JL, Martin TG, Liu B. Antibody-drug conjugate targeting CD46 eliminates multiple myeloma cells. J Clin Invest. 2016 Dec 01; 126(12):4640-4653.

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